On February 19, 1966, a new local TV station signed on. What is known today as CW17 started as WJKS.

Click here to relive our full-length Celebrating 50 Years special along with plenty of bonus footage, and watch even more gems below!

On February 19, 1966, a new local TV station signed on. What is known today as CW17 started as WJKS.

Click here to relive our full-length Celebrating 50 Years special along with plenty of bonus footage, and watch even more gems below!

Check out these videos of Jacksonville found on YouTube!

Did you know Jacksonville had a hockey team in 1966?

Check out this video featuring the Jacksonville Zoo from the 1960's

Some footage of Jacksonville was discovered in this old homevideo found in an attic in California. The Jacksonville footage starts around 1:09.